- The definition of charred means slightly burned, or turned into charcoal by burning.
An example of charred is a hamburger cooked "well-done."
A charred hamburger.
Variant of char
transitive verb, intransitive verb charred, charring
- to reduce to charcoal by burning
- to burn slightly; scorch
Origin: back-formation ; from charcoal
anything charred; esp., charcoal